OB Ellemor at Twenty20=40 Big Bash

Slideshow highlights of OB Ellemor at Marcus Curnow’s Twenty20=40 Big Birthday Bash. Cricket Willow, Shepherds Flat, Victoria, September 11, 2011. Photos: Ben Liney, Rohit Khanna Name: OB Ellemor Nickname: O, The Big O, Obiwan Song: Underdog by Sly and the Family Stone Sunday Game 1: Batting: 19 (3×4’s) Bowling: 3 overs 0/10 Sunday Game 2: Batting: RunContinue reading “OB Ellemor at Twenty20=40 Big Bash”

Swerve with Merv! Dragon Cricket Podcast Episode 2

The Dragon Cricket Podcast is back for its second episode, seeking to rediscover the true spirit of Australian cricket one match and podcast at a time. This week we hear from Australian and western suburbs legend Merv Hughes, find out who the first player in our line-up of male identity legends. We get an updateContinue reading “Swerve with Merv! Dragon Cricket Podcast Episode 2”

The Dragon Cricket Podcast : A Park Cricket Odyssey

The Park Cricket Odyssey begins as the Barkly Street Cricket Club search to find the true Spirit of Cricket Australian Cricket that was so scandalously sandpapered away… Meet the Dragon Podcasters ‘The Real Rev’ and ‘Captain Grizzly’ as they introduce the Barkly Street Uniting Dragons Cricket Club and the coming Park Cricket Odyssey that is seasonContinue reading “The Dragon Cricket Podcast : A Park Cricket Odyssey”

Johnny Mullagh XI at Willowfest 2011

Slide show and Gallery of pics from the Johnny Mullagh Squad at the Willowfest Australian Club Cricket Championships at Mildura 2011. Another wonderful week of challenging cricket and fun as families came together to again ensure the spirit and story of the 1868 ‘First XI’ remains a ‘living heritage’. Thanks to Aboriginal Community Justice Panel, Grampians IndigenousContinue reading “Johnny Mullagh XI at Willowfest 2011”

Dragon Juniors at Renegades T20

The Dragon Juniors enjoyed their first visit to Etihad Stadium on December 22 for the inaugural Renegades T20 Match as part of their Club Membership Package.  The group included two Vietnamese, four Indians, a Filipino, and four Anglo-Aussies many of whom hadn’t been to a cricket match before.  Thanks to parents Bill Field, Darren AndrewsContinue reading “Dragon Juniors at Renegades T20”

Filming for GLoBALL Cricket Launch 2011

Had fun commentating and umpiring the Laneway Cricket local Derby headed up by Dirk Nannes for the Renegades and James Pattinson for the Stars. Julie Hunter was also present for the VicSpirit.  Great work Stephanie Newton from Cricket Victoria pulling it together and Ray Kuffer for umpiring. -Marcus

‘Tons of Runs’ by Paul Daley

Pictures of ‘Tons of Runs’ Book Launch by Paul Daley including launch of the Indigenous Heritage River Walk and Pigeon Ponds vs Edenhope Cricket Match at Johnny Mullagh Oval, Harrow, October 29, 2011. ‘Tons of Runs’ is a remarkable research and publishing achievement that documents centuries from Australians in all forms of competitive cricket from the 1850’s untilContinue reading “‘Tons of Runs’ by Paul Daley”